THE WOODLANDS, TX — Benchmark has named Brian R. Wells General Manager for The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center. Located in Roanoke, VA, the property is part of Curio – A Collection by Hilton.
Wells brings 25 years of leadership experience as a general manager, in food and beverage and within property operations to his new position. He was most recently General Manager for the Hilton Durham, located in Durham, NC. He has also served as area General Manager for the Nathan Hale Inn & Conference Center, a full-service hotel complementing the University of Connecticut, and as Task Force General Manager for the Sheraton Colonial of Wakefield, MA.
The historic Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center is owned through a partnership with Virginia Tech and the City of Roanoke, and is managed by Benchmark. The property houses 330 guestrooms and a 63,000-sq.-ft., high-tech conference center.